[SciPy-user] Building SciPy Fails

Oystein Birkenes birkenes at iet.ntnu.no
Mon Nov 1 14:22:55 CST 2004


The command "python setup.py build" exits with the following error
message:

error: Command "gcc -pthread -fno-strict-aliasing -DNDEBUG -g -O3
-Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -fPIC
-Ibuild/temp.linux-i686-2.3/config_pygist -ILib/xplt/src/gist
-ILib/xplt/src/play -ILib/xplt/src/play/unix
-I/usr/local/include/python2.3 -c Lib/xplt/src/play/x11/colors.c -o
build/temp.linux-i686-2.3/Lib/xplt/src/play/x11/colors.o
-DGISTPATH="\"/usr/local/lib/python2.3/site-packages/scipy/xplt/gistdata\"""
failed with exit status 1

I'm running Fedora Core 2 on a Dell Latitude C640 laptop. I have
Python 2.3.4, Numeric version 23.1, numarray version 1.1, f2py2e version
2.43.239_1844 and scipy_distutils version 0.3.2.

I've put some additional information on
http://www.tele.ntnu.no/users/birkenes/scipy/ including:
build.out: stdout of "python setup.py build"
build.err: stderr of "python setup.py build"
diagnose.out: stdout of "python -c 'from f2py2e.diagnose import
run;run()'"
atlas_version.out: stdout of "python -c 'import atlas_version'"
system_info.out: stdout of "python
scipy_core/scipy_distutils/system_info.py"

Do you have any suggestions for what I can do to install SciPy?
Thanking you in advance!

Cheers,
Oystein Birkenes



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